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Teasing Master Takagi-san (からかい上手の高木さん Karakai Jōzu no Takagi-san), translated from Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san is a 2018 anime based on the manga of the same name by Sōichirō Yamamoto. It aired in Japan from January 8, 2018 to March 26, 2018. Funimation Entertainment produced a SimulDub of the series, which ran on the FunimationNow streaming service from January 28, 2018 to April 15, 2018, before being released on Blu-Ray/DVD on February 19, 2019. Netflix picked up the series and produced a dub of its second season, which ran from July 7, 2019 to September 22, 2019 in Japan before being released worldwide December 6, 2019.

The third season was announced in September 2021 and premiered on the Super Animeism block on MBS and TBS, and other networks on January 8, 2022. On December 28, 2021, Sentai Filmworks announced it had acquired the rights to the third season and the film for worldwide distribution excluding Asia. Most of the voice cast from the Funimation dub were brought back for the third season.


Nishikata is a middle school student who has suffered humiliation due to being teased by Takagi, the girl who sits next to him. Since then, he has vowed to one day do the same to her and succeed in teasing her.


Image Character Seiyū Dub Actor

(Funimation Dub)
(Season 1)

Dub Actor

(VSI Dub)
(Season 2)

Dub Actor

(Sentai Dub)
(Season 3)

Main Characters
Takagi Rie Takahashi Sarah Wiedenheft Kayli Mills Sarah Wiedenheft
Nishikata Yūki Kaji Aaron Dismuke Billy Kametz Aaron Dismuke
Bryson Baugus (eps. 6, 10-12)
Secondary Characters
Nakai Yūma Uchida Chris Thurman Zach Aguilar James Marler
Mr. Tanabe Hinata Tadokoro Cris George Patrick Seitz Cris George
Kimura Fukushi Ochiai Jerry Jewell Bryce Papenbrook Joe Daniels
Takao Nobuhiko Okamoto Blake Shepard Kyle McCarley Blake Shepard
Mina Hibino Konomi Kohara Leah Clark Cassandra Lee Morris Maggie Flecknoe
Yukari Amakawa Mao Ichimichi Kristen McGuire Erika Harlacher Kristen McGuire
Sanae Tsukimoto Yui Ogura Kristi Rothrock Sarah Anne Williams Kristi Rothrock
Minor Characres
Kyunko Rie Takahashi Madeleine Morris ¿? Madeleine Morris
Ikeo Yūki Kaji Anthony Bowling ¿? Anthony Bowling
Mano Kotori Koiwai Jad Saxton Christine Marie Cabanos Jad Saxton
Hojo Aoi Yūki ¿? Abby Trott Kira Vincent-Davis
Hamaguchi Kōki Uchiyama ¿? Johnny Yong Bosch Scott Gibbs
Sumire Takagawa Madoka Asahina ¿? Stephanie Sheh Olivia Swasey
Sakurai Aoi Ichikawa Matt Shipman ¿? Matt Shipman
Misae Hikaru Tohno ¿? ¿? Mai Le
Shibasaki Taichi Ichikawa ¿? ¿? John Swasey
Chi Yume Miyamoto ¿? ¿? Elissa Cuellar
Takagi's Mom Atsumi Tanezaki Samantha Herek ¿? ¿?
Ms. Tsukimoto Sayaka Kikuchi ¿? ¿? Shelley Calene-Black
Dandy Tesshō Genda ¿? ¿? Andrew Love

Additional Voices

Funimation Dub VSI Dub Sentai Filmworks Dub


  • When Netflix acquired Season 2 of Teasing Master Takagi-San, most of the voice recording was switched over from Dallas to Los Angeles. It would then be switched over from Los Angeles to Houston after Sentai Filmworks acquired Season 3, with the majority of the original cast reprising their roles except for Jerry Jewell. Leah Clark, and Chris Thurman due to the latter's firing in 2020. Also after episode 5 Bryson Baugus takes over the role of Nishikata after Aaron Dismuke after went on to vocal healing.
  • This is Chris Cason's first Los Angeles anime dub he voice directed at VSI Los Angeles and his first outside of Bang Zoom! Entertainment.

Transmission via Streaming

Company Date Category Format Content Country
FUNimationNow.png January 28, 2018 -

April 15, 2018

Anime Digital 24 Episodes United States United States
Netflix-logo.png July 7, 2019 -

September 22, 2019

TV Series / Netflix Original Series

Video Releases

Distributor Year Format Contents Region Country
FUNimation Entertainment 2019 BD Episodes 1-12 A
United States United States
2 Discs
2020 Episodes 1-12
2 Discs

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